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Fresno Greek Fest Schedule

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You have three days to squeeze it all in! Don’t miss a thing!

Who:
For people who like good food and family fun, so, everyone.

What:
The 57th Annual Fresno Greek Fest, California’s Premier Greek Fest.

• $6/Adults (Discounted admission tickets available online)
• FREE – Seniors (65+) and Children (under 12)
• FREE – On Saturday and Sunday, with a canned food donation (one per person), between 11am-4pm

When:
August 25-27, 2017

• Friday, August 25, 2017 – 4pm-Midnight
• Saturday, August 26, 2017 – 11am-Midnight
• Sunday, August 27, 2017 – 11am -6pm

Where:
The grounds of the beautiful St. George Greek Orthodox Church

• 2219 N. Orchard , Fresno, CA (SW corner of 1st and Clinton)

Why:
So many reasons! Here are a few specifics:

FOOD!
Gyros, Souvlaki, Vegetarian Plates, Greek Fries, Fried Calamari, Haloumi, Greek Coffee, Frappes and Ice Cream. Not to mention, Moussaka, Pastichio, Spanakopita, Tiropita, Olives, Sausage, Greek Salad, Feta Cheese, Dolmades, Greek Chicken, Lamb Shank, and more! So much food!


DANCING!
In addition to St. George’s own dance groups, authentic Greek dancers from all over the state have been invited to perform! Every region of Greece will be represented and, of course, everyone is invited to join in the fun!

DRINKING!
A full Grecian-style Taverna (bar), Greek wine tasting, Frappe’s, Greek coffee and more! There’s something for everyone!

SHOPPING!
Food items, trinkets, souvenirs and gifts for the whole family!

ART APPRECIATION!
Tour the newly renovated, awe-inspiring domed ceiling and stained glass at St. George Church!
• for more information about St. George Church – Click Here

MUSIC!
Live on the Main Stage, The Olympians, a popular Greek band from Long Beach, will be performing. The HoHLaX Trio Greece will be playing out on the patio. You can also pop into the church to hear Byzantine Chant Recitals throughout the weekend!

FUN FOR THE KIDS!
Water slides, games, bounce houses, arts and crafts, dress up photo booth, tractor train ride, and even gold mining!
Individual Youth Tickets: $1.00/per ride
• Pack of 10 Tickets: $8.00
• Pack of 20 Tickets: $15.00
• Unlimited Daily Wrist Band (includes bounce houses/water slides): $10.00


 

Youth Activities 2016 – Per Ride Pricing

 

1. Golf Ball Squirt
2. RC boats
3. Paper rockets
4. Gold Panning
5. Gemstone Search
6. Bouncers
7. Crafts
8. Dynamite Blast
9. Leather stamping
10. Dime Toss
11. Ball Shoot
12. Candle Making
13. Plinko
14. A tiny tots area (for 4 years and under only)
15. Snow Cones, Popcorn, and Cotton Candy
16. Dress up photo booth
17. Tractor train ride
18. 16′ water slide


 

FRIDAY

5PM: Live Music ‘The Olympians’: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

6PM: Church Tour


 

6:30: Cooking Demo: Baklava with Kopi –Plato’s Patio


 

7PM: Byzantine Chant Concert: Church


 

7:30: Cooking Demo: Dolmades with Marie Antoniou – Plato’s Patio


 

8PM: Greek Dancers Perform: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

8:30: Public Dance Lessons: Parthenon Stage


 

9PM: Church Tour

Until Midnight: Live Music & Dancing: Parthenon Stage

SATURDAY

Noon: Live Music ‘The Olympians’: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

1PM: Church Tour


 

1:30: Cooking Demo: Greek Salad with Demitra Vallis – Plato’s Patio


 

2:00: Greek Dancers Perform: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

3PM: Live Music: Parthenon Stage

Byzantine Chant Concert: Church


 

3:30: Cooking Demo: Spanakopita with Phyllis Makredes -Plato’s Patio


 

4PM: Public Dance Lesson: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

4:30: Church Tour

Live Music: Parthenon Stage


 

5:30: Cooking Demo: Baklava with Kopi- Plato’s Patio


 

6:00: Greek Dancers Perform: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

6:30: Live Music: Parthenon Stage


 

7PM: Byzantine Chant Concert: Church


 

7:30: Cooking Demo: Moussaka with Marie Antoniou – Plato’s Patio


 

8:15: Greek Dancers Perform: Parthenon Stage

Live Music, Greece’s ‘HoHLaX trio’: Plato’s Patio


 

8:45: Public Dance Lesson: Parthenon Stage


 

9PM: Live Music: Parthenon Stage – ‘TILL MIDNIGHT


9:30: Church Tour

SUNDAY

9:30: Divine Liturgy: Church (Respectful Attire, Please)

Noon: Live Music ‘The Olympians’: Parthenon Stage


 

1PM: Church Tour


 

1:30: Cooking Demo: Greek Coffee with Alexi Antoniou-Plato’s Patio


 

2:00: Greek Dancers Perform: Parthenon Stage


 

3PM: Live Music: Parthenon Stage – ‘TILL CLOSE

Byzantine Chant Concert: Church


 

3:30: Cooking Demo: Pastichio with Georgianne Aretakis-Plato’s Patio


 

4:30: Church Tour



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California's Premier Greek Festival · August 25, 26 & 27 - 2017

Hours: Friday (4 PM - Midnight) / Saturday (11 AM - Midnight) / Sunday (11 AM - 6PM).

Admission: $6 for Adults, Seniors (65+) & Children (under 12) are FREE!